Its reasonable price, logical organization, and practical suggestions make it a reference that anyone who wants to have a better understanding of how to get articles published in their journal of choice might benefit from owning. --PsycCRITIQUES
The discussion is so well rounded, topical, and useful for one s career, this book should be required supplemental reading in graduate school for courses such as research methods. --Doody's Review Service
Your academic writing will be more influential if you approach it reflectively and strategically. Based on his experience as an author, journal editor, and reviewer, Paul Silvia offers sage and witty advice on problems like picking journals; cultivating the right tone and style for your article; managing collaborative projects and coauthors; crafting effective Introduction, Method, Results, and Discussion sections; and submitting and resubmitting papers to journals. This book is for anyone writing an empirical article in APA Style, from beginners facing their first article to old dogs looking for new writing strategies.
Readable and amusing, the book shows, step-by-step, how to plan and organize your academic writing
Uses real-world examples to illustrate how to improve writing style and write better articles